WRITE ON BOWEN
FESTIVAL OF READERS & WRITERS
Saturday, September 16 & Sunday, September 17, 2023
Lindsay Wong is the author of the critically-acclaimed, award winning and bestselling memoir The Woo-Woo (2018). It has been optioned for TV by Escape Artists/NBC. She has also written a YA novel for Simon Pulse entitled My Summer of Love and Misfortune. Wong is the author of the short story collection Tell Me Pleasant Things about Immortality and a novel The Cursed Bridesmaids of Maxyne-Marilyn Leung (Penguin Random House Canada, forthcoming). She has a BFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia and an MFA in literary nonfiction from Columbia University. Wong is a Part-Time Lecturer in Creative Nonfiction in the Optional-Residency MFA Program at The University of British Columbia. She is based in Burnaby, BC.
Lindsay is facilitating Workshop 3A on Sunday morning, August 7:
How to Start a Compelling Memoir (And Not Lose Your Mind).